Our Team


Michael A. Gigliotti, D.D.S.

Dr. Michael Gigliotti has been helping patients with their dental needs for over 25 years. He graduated from Georgetown University Dental School in Washington D.C. Before that he attended The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester where he majored in Physics/Pre-Dental. Dr. Gigliotti came to Hudson in 1988 and took over the practice of Dr. Albert Miller who practiced at this location for over 30 years. Dr. Gigliotti has always been an innovator and embraces the latest in Dental technology. From digital x-rays, ceramic crowns milled in office, to computer designed implant placement, to our newest addition the Solea dental laser. Dr. Gigliotti and Hudson Family Dental PC is at the forefront of dental technology.

Dr. Gigliotti has always been very involved in the community. He is originally from West Boylston, but has called Hudson his home since 1993. Over the years he has coached baseball teams, gone in to read to the kindergarten on a monthly basis, taught dental care to the elementary and preschools, and ran and coached robotic teams. He is also a member of the Hudson Rotary Club. He has been married to his wife Patricia for over 27 years and has three sons: Matthew, Nicholas, and David. Dr. Gigliotti welcomes you to visit Hudson Family Dental and see what we have to offer.


Jared Gittleman, D.M.D.

Dr. Gittleman offers patients a variety of services, including preventative, restorative and cosmetic procedures. He addresses patients’ oral concerns and issues; designs appropriate treatment plans; and provides services from single fillings to full mouth rehabilitation. He holds a Bachelor of Science from University of Miami and a Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry. Dr. Gittleman is a member of the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society as well as the Seattle Study Club. He is certified in Invisalign. In his spare time, Dr. Jared enjoys cooking, travel and spending time with his wife and rescue dog.



Office Manager

Danielle Parker

Danielle, CDA, is our Office Manager. She joined the staff in August 2015. Danielle is a Certified Dental Assistant and has an Associate's Degree in Executive Administration. She is certified in dental radiology as well as AED, CPR, and First Aide along with 30 years of experience in the dental field, 16 years of that time was chair side dental assisting. In Danielle's spare time, she likes to hike, kayak, ski, see live music & theater and spending time with her family. GO PATS!!!


Insurance Coordinator

Debbie Stewart

Debbie joined our practice in March 2017.  Coming from over 25 years of dental experience, she will answer any questions you may have and work with you to maximize your dental benefits.  She values the patients needs and enjoys helping them feel comfortable and happy at their dental visit. Debbie lives in Central Mass with her family and enjoys going to the beach in Maine and trips to Florida.  In her spare time she enjoys gardening, baking, walking and going to concerts.



Kathy Butka

Kathy has been a member of Team Gigliotti for over 15 years. She is a lifelong resident of Marlboro. Prior to coming to our practice Kathy worked for Data General for over 25 years. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading and is still watching REALITY TV. She is one of the first people you will talk to when you call or visit our office. She has a knack for organization and enjoys interacting with a variety of people. She is very nurturing towards her patients and enjoys the relationship she develops with them. Kathy will submit your insurance claims and can answer your questions concerning scheduling, office hours and help you with any forms you may need to fill out for your appointment. Kathy enjoyed Brooks and Dunn's Last Rodeo Tour as a 10-year anniversary gift from Dr. Gigliotti. And keeping with the country western theme for 15 years she went to Toby Keith’s Bar & Grill and was also given an Alex & Ani Cowboy boot bracelet from Dr. Gigliotti.



Dental Assistants

Nikki Ware

Nikki has been a dental assistant here at Hudson Family Dental for the past 12 years. She resides in Hudson, MA with her spouse and four children. She enjoys the challenges of being a dental assistant and enjoys the satisfaction of treating our patients and providing great service. She is an avid Patriots Fan, in her leisure time enjoys exercising and running. She hopes to make your experience at our dental office a pleasant one!



Dental Hygienists

Dona Salus

Dona began her dental career in 1999 as a dental assistant. In 2002 she returned to school and received her hygiene license from Quinsigamond Community College, graduating in May of 05. She has been working here since graduating hygiene school in 05. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two little girls.


Gina Kennedy Volke

Gina began her dental career through an internship in high school shadowing a dental hygienist from her childhood practice. She later went on to work as a dental assistant and front desk staff, while she worked her way through hygiene school. She graduated from Quinsigamond Community College in 2011. She has been with Hudson Family Dental since the beginning of 2012.


Melissa Guilford

Melissa joined the Hudson Family Dental Team in October 2017. She has over 22 years of Dental experience. She started out as a Dental Assistant for 6 years while pursuing her degree in Hygiene. She holds a degree in Psychology as well as her Dental Hygiene degree. She graduated from Quinsigamond Community College with honors in both 1995 and in 2003. Melissa is very passionate about Dentistry and loves working with patients to help them achieve optimal oral health. She enjoys giving back to the community and also currently works for UMASS Memorial Hospital as Public Health Dental Hygienist.  Melissa grew up in Marlborough and currently resides in Millbury, MA with her husband and 8 year old son. She enjoys skiing, golfing, reading, fantasy football and activities with family and friends!